ENGL 3142 Major English Novels of the Nineteenth Century

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ENG 40.4.
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4 hours; 4 credits

Artistic development and growth of the novel as progressive social criticism; topics may include: disease; the city; the victimized working class; the ?problematic? governess; racialized character depiction; unconscious colonialism, imperialism, white supremacy. Writers may include Dickens, Thackeray, the Brontės, George Eliot, and Victorian ?writers of color? such as Amy Levy and Mary Seacole.

Prerequisite: ENGL 1010; or corequisite ENGL. 1012.


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